PBS NewsHour

Tig Notaro explains how to make breast cancer funny

Clip: 06/30/2016 | 3m 39s

Comedian Tig Notaro lost her mother, ended a long-term relationship and got diagnosed with breast cancer all in the same year. It was, she says, more than she could handle, but it also spurred a writing spree that helped her cope with her illness. Notaro offers her Brief but Spectacular take on healing through comedy.

Aired: 06/30/16

Rating: NR

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